Arizona-Based Local Motors Shuttle Made Of Mostly 3D-Printed Parts

By Nakiesha Johnson
Published: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 3:56pm
Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 8:48am

Olli 2.0
Local Motors
Local Motors says Olli 2.0 is made mostly from recycled materials.

An Arizona company has developed an eco-friendly shuttle made up mostly of 3D-printed parts. 

Chandler-based Local Motors manufactures the electric self-driving shuttle, which can fit up to eight people. 

A Local Motors spokesman said the shuttle, dubbed Olli 2.0, is made mostly from recycled materials. The shuttle has one-tenth the number of parts of a traditional car, and it takes less than 10 hours to 3D print the various components.

The shuttle, which is still being tested, is designed for low-speed environments like campuses or military bases.

Olli 2.0
Local Motors
The interior of Olli 2.0.

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